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What does the term “blended learning” mean”? The results

favicon Learning in the Modern Workplace
2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Back in December, I ran a poll asking you what you understood by the term blended learning, as I was hearing the term being used in many different ways. I provided three possible definitions plus an option to enter your own – as follows A: A training programme ...

Are You Just Treading Water When You Really Need to Swim?

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3 mentions5 hours ago 5 hours ago
Have you ever found yourself relaxed in a comfy chair, either warm by the fire or enjoying a good read with a favorite beverage close by? Perhaps you’re just letting the day wash over you as you watch TV, or even dosing off a bit? Maybe there’s a sleeping cat on your lap, curled up against any intrusion. Now, that’s a great picture of someone who’s not living in the moment, but is content with what life has to offer. Ahhhhh. Careful now — don’t you go and bother with ...

The Top eLearning Statistics and Facts For 2015 You Need To Know

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3 mentions23 hours ago 23 hours ago
In this article I will highlight the top eLearning statistics and facts for 2015 that every eLearning professional should know. Either you work in the education or corporate sector, these eLearning statistics will give you the insight you need to get prepared for 2015! Countless reports, surveys, and ...

Four Emerging Technologies that L&D Leaders Need to Consider

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
I attended the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show two weeks ago with an eye to seeing what technologies have potential application within the L&D industry. I came away with notes on five areas that I think will impact L&D in the future.Some are “near-term” ones that I think ...

#Gamification - what does it mean to HR professionals

favicon RAPIDBI
2 mentions10 hours ago 10 hours ago
In 2015 100s of HR professionals were asked a simple question in a survey… in one word describe…GAMIFICATION Participants were invited from the CIPD Members LinkedIn group, the CIPD communities, and the CIPD Facebook group. 613 participated. Of those, over 70% have been in HR for more than ...

Developing a Learning Culture Infographic

favicon The Performance Improvement Blog
2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
« Learning Culture: A Workplace Environment for Success (Part One) | Main Posted at 10:02 AM in Leadership, Learning Culture, Management, Organization Culture, Organizational Learning, Training, Training Impact| Permalink Please enable JavaScript if you would like to comment on this blog.

6 Leadership Practices That Every Leader Should Follow

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1 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Leaders think strategically, understand the critical link between focus and clarity, and appreciate the value of time. So, fewer and fewer are inclined to let others waste their time. Brevity has become a basic communication skill for professionals. According to Polonius in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, “Brevity is the soul ...

8 eLearning Design Ideas for Graphic Designers

favicon eLearning Brothers
2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
In this article I will highlight the top eLearning statistics and facts for 2015 that every eLearning professional should know. Either you work in the education or corporate sector, these eLearning statistics will give you the insight you need to get prepared for 2015! Countless reports, surveys, and ...

Why No One Cares About Your Lousy Elearning

favicon Kineo
2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
It's 2015. By now, almost everyone reading this post has taken some form of self-paced online learning, aka "elearning," either by choice or under duress. Perhaps you got a speeding ticket and had the option of taking online learning to reduce the $300 ticket. Maybe you've accessed a software tool's online tutorials to get up to speed. Or maybe your company has compliance requirements that make you take a few hours of required eLearning every quarter. Whatever the case, you've probably experienced some lousy eLearning along the way. But the ...

5 Tips For Effective Multigenerational Employee Recognition

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1 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Here’s a surprise about managing multigenerational workforces: when it comes to being recognized for their hard work, the “generations” are remarkably similar. A 2013 O.C. Tanner Institute global research study found that all employees, regardless of age, are far more engaged, driven and connected to the company when ...

7 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Games

favicon eLearning Industry
2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
In this article, I'll highlight some tips on how to create entertaining and effective eLearning games. While eLearning games may not involve getting behind the wheel of a sports car, they do offer a rare kind of engagement and excitement, which is the chance to learn and expand ...

6 Tips To Use Mobile Performance Support For Your Sales Team

favicon eLearning Industry
3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In this article, I'll highlight some tips on how to create entertaining and effective eLearning games. While eLearning games may not involve getting behind the wheel of a sports car, they do offer a rare kind of engagement and excitement, which is the chance to learn and expand ...

7 Free Audio Editors for E-Learning Courses

favicon The Rapid eLearning Blog
3 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Even though many elearning applications have their own audio tools, I usually don’t use them. I may for quick projects, but generally, I like to keep my audio production separate from my elearning course production. It provides more control over the audio files and dedicated audio editing software ...

Innovations in Mobile Learning

favicon Online Learning Update
3 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Mobile learning may have gotten off to a slow start, but it seems the trend is now getting some momentum. The latest Sierra-Cedar HR Systems Survey report shows mobile-enhanced process adoption grew by 30 percent last year compared to 2013. Survey respondents plan to double their use of mobile this year compared to 2014. A white paper released by Tagoras, a technology consulting firm in Carrboro, N.C., finds 89 percent of 200 respondents to a survey for its Association Learning + Technology report saying their organizations offer some form of ...

10 Questions That Will Change What You Think of Learning Technologies 2015

favicon Kineo
1 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
So maybe we’re overanalysing Buzzfeed’s style of headline writing. But it’s a big show, we needed to get your attention. For those of us in the Learning Tech universe, this is the big one. But it’s not for us, it’s for you. And you may find yourself wandering ...

Workplace Performance: 70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent

favicon Charles Jennings
2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” George Bernard Shaw Tom Spiglanin is a senior engineering specialist at the Aerospace Corporation in California and is a leader in the organisation’s technical training department. The people he works with carry out ...

Instructional Presentation Is Just As Important As Instructional Design

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Good instructional design does not translate into a good instructor-led training if the instructional presentation is done poorly. If you’re an instructional designer, you may think your design work is the most important. Seems logical because without good content the course probably won’t be that good. Can ...

6 Stupid Classroom Rules Learning Professionals Still Use

favicon Learning Rebels
2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Which is why the continuous erosion of trust in the classrooms amazes me, and we’re not talking about 8th graders here, we’re talking about adults. We all laugh at the crazy rules and warnings we see on basic day to day items. But as we all know, usually ...

Gamification: How to use Game Dynamics in Learning

favicon Julian Stodd's Learning Blog
2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
In this article, I'll highlight some tips on how to create entertaining and effective eLearning games. While eLearning games may not involve getting behind the wheel of a sports car, they do offer a rare kind of engagement and excitement, which is the chance to learn and expand ...

7 Ways To Boost The Effectiveness Of Your Mobile Learning Course

favicon eLearning Industry
3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
See also: elearning design tips, elearning development best practices, mobile learning design Thanks to the growing popularity of mobile devices in recent years, more and more learners are now turning to their tablets and smartphones to develop their skill sets and absorb invaluable knowledge on a daily basis.

From Gamification To MOOCs To Cloud, Learning Is Increasingly Tech-Based

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1 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Talent LMS, a cloud-based learning management system, has laid out its top 10 online learning trends for 2015 in an infographic. Among these trends are gamification, Big Data, personalization, m-learning, a focus on ROI, APIs (application programming interfaces), automation, augmented learning, corporate MOOCs (massive open online courses), and ...

The Gamification of the MBA: Implications for an Entrepreneur's Education

favicon The Huffington Post
2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In this article, I'll highlight some tips on how to create entertaining and effective eLearning games. While eLearning games may not involve getting behind the wheel of a sports car, they do offer a rare kind of engagement and excitement, which is the chance to learn and expand ...

The Many Sides of e-Learning

favicon eLearning Industry
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Thanks to the sheer abundance of payment solutions available today, choosing your eLearning courses payment gateway is often easier said than done. In this article, I'll highlight the top eLearning courses payment gateways you might want to consider when selling your eLearning courses online. There's a lot of ...

Gamification: The Power to Transform Work

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In this article, I'll highlight some tips on how to create entertaining and effective eLearning games. While eLearning games may not involve getting behind the wheel of a sports car, they do offer a rare kind of engagement and excitement, which is the chance to learn and expand ...

Why They Stay or Why They Go: The Keys to Good Employee Retention

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
We know that it’s far cheaper to retain an employee than to replace them. But in order to understand how to retain, we first need to understand the elements that go into an employee’s decision to stay or leave their job. Generally speaking, there are three broad categories ...

4 Things Successful Recruiters Do Every Day

favicon The Tim Sackett Project
1 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
I’ve hired over one hundred recruiters in my career.Not a ton, but a pretty good sample size.I’ve had some of those hires go on to become great Talent Acquisition pros, as well as some who have completely bombed in the profession.It’s not an easy profession to be successful ...

The Huge Importance of Mentors in Developing Top Talent

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Those of us lucky enough to have had a strong mentor figure at some point in our lives know how important they can be to career development, personal success, and overall well-being. That’s why January 15 is Thank Your Mentor Day, an annual event for National Mentoring Month ...

Why online learning needs to get serious about apps

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Last month, New Oriental Education, China’s largest provider of private educational services, and Tencent, the leading texting provider in China with nearly 500 million users on its WeChat app, agreed to launch an integrated, chat-centric education service. The question every university should be asking is: What does this ...

6 Steps To Easily Create eLearning Courses

favicon eLearning Industry
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
To create an eLearning course doesn't have to be a next-to-impossible feat, even if you don't have much prior experience within the eLearning Industry. In this article, I'll present you the steps that can help you to conveniently and easily create eLearning courses that will help your learners ...

What Makes for Great Instructional Design?

favicon eLearning Industry
3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Find out what a veteran instructional designer considers to be the three essential elements of great instructional design. Great Instructional Design: Bones, Brains, and BallastI’m a veteran instructional designer (ID) and recently decided to move to the next great step in my career. To prepare, I jumped in ...

7 Tips To Use Google Plus For Social Learning

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
In this article I'll walk you through the many uses of Google Plus for social learning. I will focus on how Google plus can actually allow you to integrate a social learning approach into your eLearning course. From peer-based support to the development of team work skills, there ...

The Five Practices of Leadership

favicon Leadership Freak
2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Successful leaders encourage everyone to think and act like competent people of influence. Family-style leadership, depending on it’s expression, is awesome. But, when family-style leadership means depending on mommy to solve our problems, power shifts upward and dependency increases. Act more like the weird uncle who lets kids ...

Workplace Collaboration: Here’s Why It Doesn’t Always Work

favicon TLNT
6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
However, as a result of its universal popularity, the word has been stripped of much of its meaning. Whereas it originally was a process for creatively and effectively completing complex projects, in practice it can be diluted to mean simply working together in groups. While an open office ...

Equalizing hierarchies to establish truer learning communities

favicon Starr Sackstein, MJE, NBCT
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Co-written with David E Garcia(Follow him on Twitter: @maestroDgarcia) Control is such a pervasive issue in education and leaders have been guilty of trying to force learners into compliance wielding titles and expectations that may no longer be relevant. What if we erased the titles and actually arranged ...

Honest Hearts Produce Honest Leaders - Lolly Daskal

favicon Lolly Daskal
1 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
There are lots of ways to lead and lots of contexts for showing leadership. Leadership is as individual as the people who practice it; it doesn’t depend on your age, sex, education, or culture. But there’s one thing that all true leaders share: The best Leaders are honest ...

Why Aren’t We Developing More Global Leaders?

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1 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) recently released its 5th iteration of their GLD (Global Leadership Development) study. The report, “Global Leadership Development: Preparing Leaders for a Globalized Market”, examines opportunities and challenges for organizations working to develop “global leaders,” or leaders who have global expertise and can ...

Five reasons why you should replace the learning programmes on your LMS with learning playlists

favicon TrainingZone.co.uk
1 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Lists. Often when talking to clients about designing a dashboard for an LMS, we have to gently remind them that ‘at the end of the day, guys, it’s just a list’. A list of courses, a list of action points, a list of statuses, or a list of ...

What Does Great Blended Learning Look Like Infographic

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1 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Blended learning has enormous potential to fuel education transformation. Compared to high-access environments, which simply provide devices for every student, blended learning includes an intentional shift to online instructional delivery for a portion of the day in order to boost learning and productivity. Productivity in this sense includes ...

HR Advice for 2015: Resolve to Listen More to Your People This Year

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10 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
That statement, by a local reporter, followed the recent firing of New York Jets football coach Rex Ryan. As I watched the news over the holidays, I saw that there were a lot of sports people who lost their jobs. As another famous football executive, Hall of Fame ...

Boost Your eLearning Course Sales: 5 Tips To Choose An eCommerce Platform

favicon eLearning Industry
3 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Login here and you will be prompted to to link your eLearning Industry account with LinkedIn right after logging-in. Choosing an eCommerce platform that meets your needs and has the potential to boost your eLearning course sales is no easy task, thanks to the sheer abundance of solutions ...

Why Gamification Works SO WELL For Onboarding

favicon Training Station
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Businesses are on a never-ending quest to attract and retain top talent. Unfortunately, a company’s growth and success aren’t always the driving factors behind the hiring saga. Businesses lose nearly a quarter of all new employees within a year. This turnover is costly in terms of slowed performance ...

What Happens in a Story…Happens in Your Brain

favicon Karl Kapp
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
We all intuitively know that when we hear or read a story, we often will mentally “act out” various aspects of the story and vividly visualize what is happening within the story. Well, it turns out that there is empirical evidence to suggest that we actually do “act ...

Why we need L&D more than ever before

favicon Jonathan Kettleborough
2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
L&D has come in for some major criticism over the years – much of it valid – but perhaps now we need L&D more than ever before. I was reading a couple of recent blog posts by Don Taylor which really made me think – part of one ...

Hiring Wisdom: Five Secrets to Hiring Great Employees

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10 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
While many employers play up the perceived rewards that a new hire will enjoy when they join the team, few do anything to mitigate the risks new employees take when accepting the job offer. “As a CEO I work with a wide range of ages, and the incoming ...

How Successful Leaders Use Culture To Influence Behaviour

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4 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Increasingly, business consultants, scholars, and executives are coming to the conclusion that culture is the prime driver of organizational performance. Despite the prevalence of that point of view, however, there’s little agreement about what culture is or what it entails. You can’t see it, touch it, or measure ...

Go Social Or Go Home: How Leaders Can Win In 2015

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6 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
I'm a talent strategist, practitioner, speaker and author who operates as CEO of TalentCulture Consulting Group. I'm also a social media community catalyst who founded TalentCulture World of Work, as well as #TChat forums on Twitter and BlogTalkRadio. I’m passionate about helping leaders recruit and retain stellar talent.

Nuts and Bolts: Happy New Year 2015 by Jane Bozarth

favicon Learning Solutions Magazine
2 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
It’s always interesting at year’s end to review my columns for the annual “Happy New Year” piece. My interests continue to be divided between community nurturing and social learning, instructional design, andprofessional growth. In looking over some themes for last year here are thingsthat stand out. A number ...

5 Choices to Extraordinary Results

favicon Leadership Freak
5 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Working harder isn’t the answer when you’re just keeping your head above water. But, you have a time management problem if, you ask, “What did I get done,” at the end of the day. Research by FranklinCovey suggests that you spend 40% of your time on things that ...

Creating a Software Simulation or Screen Recording in Articulate Storyline

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3 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Articulate Storyline really packs a punch in capabilities. You can create some pretty interactive and engaging content for any type of training pretty easily but some forget it can also do screen recordings and software simulations. First, just so we are all on the same page let’s break ...

Here's a Free E-Learning Template to Get the New Year Started

favicon The Rapid eLearning Blog
4 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
It can be a challenge meeting New Year’s resolutions when you’re pressed for time. To help you gain some time, I’ve included this free elearning template. Included are templates for Storyline and PowerPoint. Here’s a link to a published version of the template. I added placeholder content to ...
 

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